- Title: CF289
DISCOVERY ( COL, 1994 )
00:02:10 - 00:04:38
Discovery mission. 18th trip of space shuttle Discovery - STS-60. February 1994. Shots of launch from Cape Canaveral. Aerial pan around launch site with shuttle ready for take off. Classic LS of launch site. CU boosters, American flag flying in FG with count-down clock in BG. 'Discovery' written on the shuttle next to the cockpit. Cap comes off the top of rocket. CU through the cockpit window at astronaut in position. Astronaut pulls down visor. Cranes move away from the shuttle on the launch pad.
00:04:38 - 00:06:43
Woman on VO starts countdown, CU of the rocket taking off, sparks and fire coming out of the booster. Ignition and lift-off, huge plumes of smoke engulf the launch area, great LS of the rocket ascending in a straight line leaving a column of smoke in its wake. Great CU of the shuttle with boosters still attached. Strange smoke trails left behind in the sky. A cast-of booster floats through the space and begins to descend through the clouds. Men in control room watching the take-off.
00:06:43 - 00:11:32
Shot of Earth from space. Shots of crew / astronauts inside shuttle while on its mission, floating and posing for the camera, astronaut holds up US Coast Guard flag, female astronaut poses as her camera floats past in zero gravity. Astronaut peddles a cycling machine in space with medical monitors on his body. Crew members taking notes in cockpit. Two astronauts place monitors on their body and get into space suits, getting ready for a space walk. Shot of exterior of the space shuttle, shots crew working outside ship in space. Crew members filming space walk from inside the shuttle. Shot of the curvature from the shuttle. Satellite in space above the Earth. Robotic arm working on satellite. Astronaut on space walk working on a satellite. View of satellite through the cockpit.
00:11:32 - 00:14:21
Two scientists monitor the work from the control center, scientists with headsets. CAPCOM sign on desk - Capsule Communicator system. Man with a model of the satellite in a meeting. CU 2 astronauts in full space suits preparing to go on a space walk. Practice simulation in a water tank of mid-space operations, astronauts in training for satellite maintenance. Three astronauts in space fixing the satellite. Crew members in cockpit wearing American flag / stars and stripes tracksuits.
00:14:21 - 00:18:00
Great shot of astronauts on space walk above Earth. Astronauts in tracksuits laughing in the cockpit. Very quick shot of an eclipse line / diamond ring / Bailey's beads / corona. Shots of shuttle landing at the Kennedy Space Centre, 'United States' with flag written on the side of the shuttle. Included in the US crew was the first Russian cosmonaut to fly with an American space mission.
- Keywords:SPACE TRAVEL, SPACE MISSION, MISSION CONTROL, AMERICAN SPACE MISSION, NASA, US SPACE MISSIONS, ASTRONAUTS, USA, FLORIDA, CAPE CANAVERAL, SPACE WALKS, INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION, COSMONAUT, SPACE ENGINEER
- Master Title:CF289